how much should i up the tension?

Discussion in 'Strings' started by morten, Oct 5, 2004.

  1. morten

    morten Hall of Fame

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    i have played on clay the last few months, tension at 54,Recently i switched to very fast indoor hardcourt,balls are absolutely flying! i mean 2 or 3 pounds wont do any,i dont like to tight strings but was thinking 58 or 60.. racket ps 85,thick multis.
     
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  2. HeavyBall

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    I would think and increase of 4 pounds to be the minimum.
     
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  3. Veritas

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    Go up 2 pounds at a time till you find what you like.
     
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  4. Steve Huff

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    Or, get a stiffer, less powerful string.
     
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